AGEF Fall Golf Outing Press Release

The Alabama Grocers Education Foundation held its Annual Fall Golf Outing on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at Inverness Country Club in Birmingham, Alabama. This tournament raised funds for the Alabama Grocers Education Foundation, to provide scholarships to employees and children of employees of Alabama Grocers Association companies. To date AGEF has awarded over 1.2 million dollars because of the tremendous support of our members at golf tournaments such as this one.

The winners of the golf tournament were as follows:  First Place Team: Darrin Waugh, Brendan Keller, Jason Tate & Michael Bishop of Federated Insurance.

Second Place Team: Drew Smith of Main Street Family Care; Webb Chastain of Merrill Lynch; Zach Chambliss of Decided Excellence Catholic Media and Jeff Goodgame of LAH Real Estate.

Third Place Team: Mike Cheshier and Lee Cox of UNFI; and Ron McClellan and David Wright of Discount Foods.

Closest to the Pin: Chuck Potter of Red Diamond & Longest Drive: Scott O’Brien of Piggly Wiggly Alabama Distributing Company .

The Alabama Grocers Education Foundation Golf Outings would not be as successful without the many companies that sponsored this event and contributed their goods. The Presenting Sponsor for this event was UNFI. Additional sponsors of the AGEF 2019 Fall Tournament included  A&R Super Markets; Alabama Power Company; Associated Grocers of the South; Associated Wholesale Grocers; Bunzl Distribution; Byars | Wright; C Lane Company; Coca-Cola Bottling Co. United, Inc.; Country Delite Farms/Dean Foods; Edlinco; Federated Insurance; Ice Cream Specialties; KeHE Distributors; Merrill Lynch/TransAmerica; Mitchell Grocery Corporation; Palermo’s Pizza/Advantage Solutions; Piggly Wiggly Alabama Dist.; Publix Super Markets, Inc.; Red Diamond Coffee & Tea; Truno, Retail Technology Solutions; UNFI; United Johnson Brothers (2); and Utz/Golden Flake Snack Foods.